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Experience:  Jeep Certified Master Tech
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Not sure, possible head gasket, yes it is. 6 cylinder, 05,

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Not sure, possible blown head gasket
JA: Is this your first time dealing with this issue? What size is your engine?
Customer: yes it is. 6 cylinder
JA: What is the model/year of your Jeep?
Customer: 05, Keep Liberty
JA: Are you fixing your Liberty yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I am trying to, noticed she was running hot recently so I added coolant cause it was a bit loe
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Jeep
Expert:  roybelding replied 2 months ago.

hello, my name is ***** ***** I will be glad to assist you. please allow me a couple of minutes to gather some basic info.


Expert:  roybelding replied 2 months ago.

ok, how or why do you think it is a bad head gasket???

does it blow white smoke??

is the coolant boiling in the surge tank???

before you assume it is a head gasket, you need the system pressure tested.

it could be a coolant leak, bad thermostat or clogged radiator.